Arabic for pink

zahriyy
ﺯَﻫﺮِﻱّ
pink – masculine singular

The Arabic word for pink is pronounced zahriyy and written ﺯَﻫﺮِﻱّ.

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Category: colours
Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: verbal noun

Using the word pink

Important letters:
The root of the word pink consists of three Arabic letters: zayn that is written and pronounced z, ha that is written and pronounced h and ra that is written and pronounced r. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to pink

All letters in pink

ﺯَﻫﺮِﻱّ
ﻫـ
ـﺮ
 
ﻫـ
ـﺮ
 
ـﺰ
ﻫـ
ـﻬـ
ـﻪ
ـﺮ
ﻳـ
ـﻴـ
ـﻲ
 
zayn
z
ha
h
ra
r
ya
y
 
 
The Arabic word for pink consists of: The letter zayn that is written ﺯ and pronounced z and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ha that is written ﻩ ( here ﻫـ ) and pronounced h and is a part of the root of the word. The letter ra that is written ﺭ ( here ـﺮ ) and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ya that is written ﻱ and pronounced y. Therefore, the word is writen ﺯَﻫﺮِﻱّ and pronounced zahriyy.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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The pattern for pink

fa3l becomes zahriyy

We have seen that the Arabic word for pink is written ﺯَﻫﺮِﻱّ and pronounced zahriyy. It follows the pattern verbal noun form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa3l where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa3l and the root letters are z, h and r, the word becomes zahriyy.
All Arabic words with the same pattern follow the same structure. If you know the pattern and root of a word, you can often guess its meaning. Learn more about Arabic word patterns

Words with the same pattern as pink